Renee Otmar

Renée has been a professional editor since 1989 and has worked extensively as an editor, researcher and ethicist. A certified coach, she provides training and professional supervision for editors and writers working with sensitive, explicit or distressing content. Renée has served as a board director, and on human research ethics committees since 2013. In 2000 she was awarded Honorary Life Membership of Editors Victoria, a branch of the Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd), and in 2008 became a Distinguished Editor of IPEd. Her recent work is Editing for Sensitivity, Diversity and Inclusion: A guide for professional editors (2020).